My first duck egg hatched "Photo"

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by PlumTuckered, Sep 29, 2009.

  1. PlumTuckered

    PlumTuckered Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 27, 2007
    Arkansas
    My incubator went on lockdown yesterday, five minutes ago my first duck egg hatched, I can hardly sit still...just look at this darling face!!!
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    There are 3 other eggs rocking like crazy, I'm so excited! I've hatched chickens but this is my first duck egg hatching and I'm tickled to bits!

    Michelle
     
  2. chickenlittle32

    chickenlittle32 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2009
    Rayne Louisiana
    Very cute! [​IMG] Congrats!
     
  3. Luna_Chick66

    Luna_Chick66 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ::SQUEEEEE!!!::

    That is so awesome!
     
  4. Evermore Ranch

    Evermore Ranch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    so very cute!!!! what kind of duck? [​IMG]
     
  5. chickenmum

    chickenmum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So do ducks have an egg tooth on their precious little bills?
    Yeah, what kind of duck?
    Anymore pics? [​IMG]
    And oh yeah, congratulations!
     
  6. PlumTuckered

    PlumTuckered Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 27, 2007
    Arkansas
    Egg number two is pipped already. I can't believe these boogers are hatching 3 days early!
    These are Pekins. The eggs from my Pekin girls, they are 6 months old. Out of 20 eggs, 14 are fertile and have been growing great. I'll probably be taking photos all night long now LOL
    Michelle
     
  7. TennesseeTruly

    TennesseeTruly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 5, 2009
    Church Hill, TN
    Oh I'm sooooooooooooo in love. I have 3 Pekin girls and 3 Pekin boys. I just love ducks!!!!! Keep the pics coming please!

    Laurie
     
  8. PlumTuckered

    PlumTuckered Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 27, 2007
    Arkansas
    Quote:I'm sorry, in my excitement I missed your question. Yup, duckies have an egg tooth on their bills. I swear there is just nothing sweeter than a duckling/duck face!

    I'm still waiting on the baby to dry so I can get some more shots, he/she is flopping all around in there, giving the sibling eggs a good work out LOL Another egg is pipped, I'm hoping it hatches tonight too :)

    Michelle
     
  9. froggie71

    froggie71 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2009
    Shamong, NJ
    Congrats! It's so fun to watch them hatch. I know I'm glued to the bator when we have duckies or chicks hatching. Can't wait to see more pics!!
     
  10. austinhart123

    austinhart123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    lil duckling, too cute
     

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